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Crofts Of Shielburn

Standing Stone (Prehistoric)

Site Name Crofts Of Shielburn

Classification Standing Stone (Prehistoric)

Canmore ID 18326

Site Number NJ64NE 7

NGR NJ 6757 4633

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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  • Council Aberdeenshire
  • Parish Inverkeithny
  • Former Region Grampian
  • Former District Banff And Buchan
  • Former County Banffshire

Archaeology Notes

NJ64NE 7 6757 4633.

(NJ 6757 4634) Stone Circle (NR) (Remains of)

OS 6" map, Banffshire, 2nd ed., (1905)

Stone Circle: Crofts of Shielburn: the sole remaining stone is 4ft 1in high, nearly 5 ft broad. On the OS map of 1867, two stones are shown, less than 50ft apart, NW and SE of each other.

F R Coles 1903.

As described above. No evidence of a second stone.

Visited by OS (WDJ) 7 September 1964.

No change.

Visited by OS (RL) 4 September 1967.

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